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Press archive

Here you have the possibility to read older press releases of the Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde.

Teacher shortage: IfL map shows upcoming wave of retirement in East Germany

More than half of the approximately 95,000 teachers at general schools in eastern Germany were over 50 years old in the 2018/2019 school year.  The…

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